Double Digits!

By Katie, 11:38 am

I just wanted to share with all of you that I just completed my very first DOUBLE DIGIT run! 10 miles, baby! 8-)

Not gonna lie – it hurt!!! My legs were feeling quite sore the last three miles, which makes me a little nervous for the half marathon. :-? (Then again, I won’t be running a speedy 5 mile race three days prior, as was the case today.) But still, I finished the full ten miles! Woo hoo!

Immediately afterward I broke into this bad boy.

And then proceeded to drive up the road to Wegman’s, where I did some major damage at the Asian Wokery Bar. I also bought a gigantic container of cantaloupe. Weird combo, I know, but totally what my body is craving.

I am now going to go consume said weird combo. ;-)

23 Responses to “Double Digits!”

  1. way t go!!! i’ve never done double digits in a row…the most i’ve done at once is 8 miles then played a full game of basketball an hour later. let’s just say that i did NOT move the next day :) so proud of you!

  2. Lisa says:


  3. Tamara says:

    I’ve only done double digits once in my life, and that was seven years ago! This morning I /walked/ 3.5 miles and felt very proud of myself.

    And I used to eat melons after heavy exercise too. Not sure why; maybe the sugar appeals for replenishing muscles, plus all the water in it helps with dehydration?

  4. Tina says:

    Congrats on the awesome run!!! That is so impressive.

  5. Congrats! That’s an awesome running milestone!

    And now I am craving melon…hmmm. :)

  6. Heather says:

    Wahoo! So awesome.

  7. Diana says:

    Congrats! That’s so cool. :)

  8. brandi says:

    congrats!!! I’ve never gone over 7, and that was crazy!

  9. Congratulations, girl! Double digits seems unfathomable to me!! So proud!

  10. Congrats!! I can hardly pump out 1 right now – 10 is hardly fathomable! Kudos :)
    Aaand – Maple Nut clif bar? That is amazing.

    • Katie says:

      It was my first time trying that flavor and it was majorly YUMMY! Clif bars are like cookies to me! :)

  11. Samantha says:

    wow girl!!!! That’s great!

  12. Congrats, girl!

  13. Jennifer says:

    Ah congratulations that’s so awesome! Just be careful, after I ran 10 miles for the first time I didn’t give my body enough rest afterwards and ended up really putting a strain on one of knees. Because of that I basically had to start over at running only 2 miles and had to fore go the half marathon that I had planned to run. :(

    • Katie says:

      Oh my goodness that does NOT sound like fun! Thanks for the warning…I took today off completely and will be going extremely easy tomorrow too…

  14. Joey says:

    Awesome job on the run! The most I’ve done at one time so far is around 3ish. I’m looking forward to building that endurance. Great job. :)

  15. CONGRATULATIONS! thats so awesome =)

  16. Kelsey says:

    Congratulations, Katie!

  17. Zach says:

    Well done!!! What half are you training to do?

  18. Jessica Lee says:

    woo hoo. congrats!

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